Welcome to Seven Ponds Photography Club

Mission Statement

The Seven Ponds Camera Club, formed in 2009, was created to promote the advancement of photography as an art. The purpose of the club is to bring together persons of like mind who are dedicated to the advancement of their skills by association with other members, through the study of the work of others and through spirited and friendly competition.  The club exists to offer opportunities for all to share knowledge within the club and in the community, through exhibitions and programs that excite interest in the knowledge and practice of all branches of photography. 

We meet the 1st and 3rd* Friday of the month at 7:00 PM at Seven Ponds Nature Center

Visitors are always welcome at our meetings.       


Tuesday through Sunday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed Monday
Grounds open to members dawn to dusk.
3854 Crawford Road
Dryden, MI 48428-9776

2020 Holiday Kickoff Flyer 1-3-2020

New Members 

SPPC Members,

Due to the growing concerns over the COVID-19/Coronavirus, and the decision of Seven Ponds Nature Center to close for everyone's well being, The Seven Ponds Photo Club Board of Directors has decided it is in the best interest of our club members and any visitors to cancel our upcoming meetings:  

We are sorry for any inconvenience and hope that you and your family stay healthy and safe.

Jim Lewis

SPPC President

Oct 2020 Meetings and Workshops 

Next On-Line Meeting

       Assignment and Image review

         Friday, Nov 6, 2020, Online 7:00 PM 

          Host:   Kristin Grudzien

Submission of Monthly Assignments
Assignment: Oct - Scary or due to COVID wild card any Summer activity
Please send your images to Kristin Grudzien, by Wed Nov 4 noon for the 1st Friday meeting Nov 6, 2020.  Send Images to: 7pondsphoto@gmail.com  


Upcoming Workshops

 10-26-2020 Tilson Street Workshop





3rd-week Competition Meeting-No meeting at Seven Ponds 

Please submit your images we will review them at the next competition T.B.D.

Reminder: Competition Images are due online Wednesday, Nov 18, 2020, 11:30 PM 



TitleSPPC - Seven Ponds Photo Club Members here is the Logo apparel you have been waiting for -      Order date ends 9-20-2020 with delivery in October 2020





Note: You can personalize any item with the NAME on it.
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SPPC - Seven Ponds Photo Members here is the Logo apparel you have been waiting for... 

Place your orders by 9-20-2020 with delivery in October 2020.
Place an order at the link provided.


2020 SPPC Club Dues Will Increase Slightly Starting 3-1-2020
SPPC dues will increase starting March 1st, 2020 to $15 for one member and $20 for family or two or more members living at the same address.

Attached is the 2020 membership form


Looking for Volunteers
Lead a photo club trip -   Trip request form.https://form.jotform.com/90283795109161
2020 Cookies - Looking for volunteers to bring cookies to the 1st and 3rd Friday mtgs in 2020 - please email LeeAnn at 7pondsphotoexpo@gmail.com
 Newsletter Content – Looking for Member article contributions  Email: Mark Robinson mark.sppc@comcast.net

Photo Trips

Photo Trips Meet-Ups

Trips are on hold due to COVID

Self-guided photo ops

Want to lead a trip - just complete the form below

Trip request form.https://form.jotform.com/90283795109161

 SPPC Quick links to topics on our website       Seven Ponds Photo Club Website Quick links to topics on our website
Member Dues

Dues - Competition rights expired 4-30-2020 for those members who have not paid

  • Bring the completed form in the link below with payment to the next meeting.
  • Single Member $15 / yr, Family (2) $20 / yr  (Members living in the same household)
  • Checks should be made payable to Seven Ponds Photo Club C/O SPNC
  • 2020 Seven Ponds Photo Club Membership Application
  • Seven Ponds Photography Club Membership Application 2020



2020/2021 Elected Board Positions / Members
  President   Jim Lewis
  Vice President 1   LeeAnn McLaneGoetz
  Vice President 2   Bobbie Lewis
  Secretary   LeeAnn McLaneGoetz
  Treasurer   LeeAnn McLaneGoetz
  Digital Print Manager(s)   Hank Lewis / Jim Lewis
  Print Manager(s)   Hank Lewis / Jim Lewis
  1stweek Image Manager  Kristin Grudzien
  Trip Manager(s)   Tina Daniels/ LeeAnn McLaneGoetz
  Face book Manager   Kristin Grudzien
  Fundraiser Manager   Mike Mercier
  Board Member   Stu Davis
 Library Manager (New 2020)
  Tim Toland
  Non-Board – Newsletter   Mark Robinson

Contact Us: 7pondsphotoexpo@gmail.com




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Seven Ponds Photo Club is a member of the Greater Detroit Camera Club Council.

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